Calendar

Feb
3
Wed
Wednesday – 3 February – Introduction to the Home Modification Process
Feb 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The home modification process for minor and major/complex modifications
  • Client scenarios illustrating these processes
  • Resources for practice

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Feb
11
Thu
Thursday – 11 February – Stakeholders in the Home Modification Process
Feb 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The role of different stakeholders in the home modification process
  • Case studies showcasing stakeholder roles relating to minor modifications and major/complex modifications

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Feb
25
Thu
Thursday – 25 February – Preventing incidents and accidents in the home
Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Research about incidents and accidents in the home
  • Typical barriers and solutions
  • Evidence based tools used for reviewing the environment
  • Community resources to help people in the home

Webinar registration

Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Mar
3
Wed
Wednesday – 3 March – Measuring the person
Mar 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Advantages of measuring
  • Problems arising with the measuring process
  • Tools to use during measuring
  • Relevance of anthropometrics to practice
  • Key postures to consider
  • Translating the measurements into features in the built environment

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Mar
11
Thu
Thursday – 11 March – Measuring the environment
Mar 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Advantages of measuring
  • Problems arising with the measuring process
  • Tools to use during measuring
  • Relevance of anthropometrics to practice
  • Key postures to consider
  • Translating the measurements into features in the built environment

Webinar registration

Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Mar
18
Thu
Thursday – 18 March – Writing a good scope of works
Mar 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The intent of a scope of works and how it differs from a specification
  • The essential items to include in a scope of works
  • Hints and tips for writing a scope of works to suit the needs of the building services professional
  • Example wording for minor and major modifications to complement concept drawings and photos.

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Mar
25
Thu
Thursday – 25 March – Minor modifications
Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • The difference between minor and major modification
  • A framework outlining the complexity associated with minor modification prescription
  • The context for delivery of minor modifications in the community
  • The advantages and limitations of minor modifications
  • The process for identifying the need for minor modifications
  • Typical barriers and minor modification solutions in the home
  • Resources that can be used for future practice

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Mar
31
Wed
Wednesday – 31 March – Getting it right: Grabrail prescription
Mar 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Factors influencing the selection of grabrails
  • The importance of tailoring grabrail selection and installation to suit individual’s requirements
  • The relevance and application of Access Standards to grabrail prescription in homes
  • Product options and their application, and resources for practice

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Apr
8
Thu
Thursday – 8 April – Legislation, Codes and Standards relevant for Home Modification Practice
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Intent and relevance of legislation, codes, and access standards for domestic home modifications (minor and major modifications)
  • Resources to assist practice

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here

Apr
15
Thu
Thursday – 15 April – Kitchen modifications
Apr 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Objectives – To provide information about:

  • Practical information on products and designs to suit bathrooms for older people and people with disabilities
  • Information about resources to assist with problem solving a range of client scenarios

Webinar registration
Cost per person – $60+GST – click here
Group registration – $240+GST – click here